Co-Founder / Executive Producer
Holly Gordon is Co-Founder of Girl Rising, a global movement for girls’ education. She is also an Executive Producer for the film of same name, at the center of the movement, Girl Rising. Holly was selected by Fast Company as a member of the League of Extraordinary Women and named by Newsweek/Daily Beast as one of 125 Women of Impact.
Forbes Magazine named the Girl Rising movement the #1 Most Dynamic Social Initiative of 2012.
Holly Gordon is the Chairman of the Nantucket Project Scholars Program, an accelerator program for social change leaders. Prior to launching the TNP Scholars Program and Girl Rising, Holly Gordon was Director of Content for the Tribeca Film Festival. She came to Tribeca from ABC News, where she worked for 12 years as a producer and booker for the major news broadcasts. Holly serves on the boards of Unreasonable Group, All In Together, and the Bronxville School Foundation, and is an advisor to One Love Foundation and Mariposa DR. Holly graduated from Brown University with a B.A. in International Relations and is a member of the 2015 class of Presidential Leadership Scholars. Holly graduated from Brown University, with a B.A. in International Relations.